Assessment Center- Testing

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The Assessment Center offers services at the main campus in Oglesby and the Ottawa Center.


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The IVCC Assessment Center offers these services:

  • IVCC Student Placement Testing (areas of Reading, English, and/or Math)
  • Make up/Accommodated testing for IVCC students
  • Proctored exams for other colleges/universities
  • Illinois INACE/CNA state exam  (Computer based testing-select dates)
  • Pearson Vue Testing (including GED and Evaluation Systems-select dates)
  • Employment and safety testing through IVCC Business Training office

Do you need placement testing?

IVCC uses multiple placement measures.  Before scheduling placement testing, visit the placement testing webpage to determine if you need testing.  Placement may be determined by:

  • ACT/SAT Scores
  • PSAT (10 or NMSQT) scores
  • High School Equivalency (GED or HiSET)
  • High School GPA (for those that have graduated high school)
  • Completion of specific courses in college or high school
  • IVCC Placement Testing

Documentation of scores must be on file with IVCC to allow for course registration.  Please make certain that you have submitted official transcripts and official score reports before registering for classes. 

Consult an IVCC counselor at (815) 224-0360 for more information or an appointment.                          

You may make a placement testing appointment at IVCC at .  You will receive communication about your future testing appointment via e-mail. 

Virtual Placement Proctoring                                                                                       

Please review the technical requirements to see if virtual placement testing is an option for you.  Vouchers for testing will be generated and sent via e-mail in 2-3 business days. If you wish to take placement testing online, please email for more details.  Include the following information in your email:

  • First name/Last Name
  • IVCC ID Number (starts with 0/ 7 digits)
  • Date of Birth
  • Phone Number
  • Email Address
  • Testing Subjects (Reading, English, Math)